International Applicants

Applicants who have attended a foreign university are required to submit an official foreign evaluation from an approved Foreign Credentialing Service.

Applicants will need to submit a course-by-course official foreign evaluation directly to the Office of Admissions. The evaluation will need to be mailed directly from the credentialing agency to the:
Office of Admissions
7703 Floyd Curl Drive, MSC 7945
San Antonio, Texas 78229

International applicants will also need to submit an official copy of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) score prior to the program application deadline. TOEFL scores can be no more than two (2) years old. A minimum score of 550 is required on the paper examination; minimum 25o on the computer-based examination; or, minimum 68 on the internet based examination. Please note the school code for the TOEFL is 3383. Additionally, we will accept the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score. The minimum acceptable score is 6.5 for IELTS.

The Office of Admissions will work with the international applicant to complete all necessary paperwork required by law and the university for the applicant to attend the program. The Office of Admissions works collaboratively with the Office of International Services to ensure all governmental and state laws, and university rules and regulations are followed. Once international applicants have submitted an application, applicants will work with Office of Admissions staff to complete requirements necessary to attend the School of Nursing and are requested to contact the Admissions Office with any questions (210) 567-5805 or email SONAdmissions@uthscsa.edu.